Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for a job that will allow you to make a difference? If you love animals, then Little Shelter could have the perfect job for you. We offer a great working environment where people come together as one to help abandoned dogs and cats. As one long-time employee states, 'It's the only job I've ever had from which I go home every day knowing that I made a difference in someone's life.” 


Use your great organizational skills to make a positive impact on our organization. 

cozy cubbies in the catter

Part-Time Cattery Caregiver

If you love cats then Little Shelter’s open plan cattery is the perfect working environment for you. What better way than to spend your day working amongst more than 300 purring felines. An average day will include cleaning, feeding, snuggling, and showing cats. The ideal candidate for this position will have a flexible work schedule with one weekend day required. Part-time positions available.

Canine handlers

Part-Time Canine Handlers & Adoption Counselors

If you enjoy spending time with ‘man’s best friend’ then this could be the job for you! Little Shelter is looking for enthusiastic, self motivated individuals to work in our dog and adoption departments.

The ideal candidate for this position must be flexible and be able to commit to a set schedule with one weekend day required.
Must be a team player and have reliable transportation!

To be considered, please stop by the Shelter at 33 Warner Road, Huntington NY 11743 between 1pm and 7pm weekdays or 12pm and 5pm weekends to fill out an application for employment or email your resume to tito@littleshelter.com along with the completed application.

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Our Mission: 

To serve as a refuge for abandoned and homeless animals by providing food, quality medical care, and shelter, until loving, permanent homes can be found - in essence, to 'Rescue, Nurture & Adopt'.

Regular Business Hours

Appointments Encouraged for those interested in cats

Monday - Friday 1:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Little Shelter Animal Rescue & Adoption Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
33 Warner Road, Huntington, NY 11743 | Telephone: 631.368.8770

EIN 11-6000821 |  NYS Shelter Registration No: RR211